Xp21 deletion syndrome

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Synonyms: Complex GKD | Complex glycerol kinase deficiency | Del(X)(p21) | Xp21 contiguous gene deletion syndrome | Xp21 microdeletion syndrome

A rare chromosomal anomaly characterized by complex glycerol kinase deficiency congenital adrenal hypoplasia intellectual disability and/or Duchenne muscular dystrophy that usually affect males. The clinical features depend on the deletion size and the number and type of involved genes.

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Advocacy Organizations

Mississippi Metabolics Foundation

Our mission at Mississippi Metabolics Foundation (MMF) is to advocate, educate, and support families in MS affected by genetic metabolic disorders/inborn errors of metabolism (IEM's). MMF promotes initiatives and further advancements in legislation, education, research, clinical trials, studies, therapies, targeted treatments, and eventual cures for IEM’s and all rare diseases.

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